Species category numbers

This document relates to Question B8 on the AEC application form.

Researchers are requested to insert the appropriate species category number from this table in their answer to question B8 of the AEC application form.

Animal typeCodeSpeciesAnimal typeCodeSpecies

Laboratory Mammals

S1

Mice

Primates

S34

Marmosets

 

S2

Rats

 

S35

Macaques

 

S3

Guinea Pigs

 

S36

Baboons

 

S4

Rabbits

 

S37

Other primates

 

S5

Hamsters

Native Mammals

S38

Macropods

 

S6

Ferrets

 

S39

Possums & Gliders

 

S7

Other Laboratory mammals (not primates)

 

S40

Native Rats & Mice

Domestic Mammals

S8

Sheep

 

S41

Dasyurids

 

S9

Cattle

 

S42

Wombats

 

S10

Pigs

 

S43

Koalas

 

S11

Horses

 

S44A

Monotremes

 

S12

Goats

 

S44B

Bandicoots

 

S14

Deer

 

S44C

Bats

 

S15

  

S44D

Other native mammals

 

S31

Cats

 

S44E

Seals

 

S32

Dogs

 

S44F

Whales & Dolphins

 

S33

Other domestic mammals

Exotic Feral Mammals

S45

Camels

Birds

S13

Poultry

 

S46

Cats

 

S16

Exotic Captive

 

S47

Cattle

 

S17

Exotic Wild

 

S48

Goats

 

S18

Native Captive

 

S49

Hares

 

S19

  

S50

Horses

 

S20

Native Wild

 

S51

Mice

 

S21

Other Birds

 

S52

Pigs

 

S22

  

S53

Rabbits

 

S23

Fish

 

S54

Rats

 

S23A

Cephalopods

 

S55A

Dingo/Wild Dogs

 

S23B

Crustaceans

 

S55B

Foxes

 

S26

  

S55C

Other exotic feral mammals

Amphibians

S24

Amphibians

Exotic Zoo Animals

S56

Exotic zoo animals

 

S25

    

Reptiles

S27

Lizards

   
 

S28

Snakes

   
 

S29

Turtles & Tortoises

   
 

S30

Other reptiles